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Harling Name Meaning

English: variant of Harlin. English: habitational name from East Harling in Norfolk, named in Old English as ‘(settlement of) Herela’s people’. North German and Frisian: habitational name from the marsh area Harling in East Friesland or from the port of Harlingen in West Friesland. German (Härling): nickname for an immature person, from Old High German herling ‘(sour) grape harvested before maturity’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Harting, Halling, Helling, Arling, Haring, Darling, Harding, Harring

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Harling Family Origin

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Harling Family Occupations

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  • Silk Dresser

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%
  • Grocer

    2%
  • Potter

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Harling family was Potter. Silk Dresser, Agricultural Labourer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Harling. The most common Harling occupation in the UK was Silk Dresser. 3% of Harling's were Silk Dressers.

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Harling Historical Records

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Harling Life Expectancy

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